Posted by: Jean-Paul Behrens | September 9, 2009

Going abroad while abroad: Lebanon!

Another point for me of traveling for a semester to a far away country was the chance to go visit nearby countries that would cost way too much to go to from the US. So in this spirit, a group of us study abroads have planned a trip to Lebanon !! We are going for the holiday Eid-al Fitr which means:

Eid al-Fitr falls on the first day of Shawwal, the month which follows Ramadan in the Islamic calendar. It is a time to give in charity to those in need, and celebrate with family and friends the completion of a month of blessings and joy.

Any ideas on what to check out while over there?? So far I’ve heard about a cave called Jeita which is supposebly an amazing place. I think its a candidate to become a Wonder of the World or something like that. Also a cathedral on a mountain called Harisa.

I’m open to any suggestions!!

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  1. You can write to Adham, Sissy's cousin, his father is from Lebanon and he visits frequently. Do you have his email or facebook page? Let me know


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